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Carob Pie

Posted By susanlowenberg On December 19, 2011 @ 5:38 pm In Desserts & Sweets,Featured Recipes,Recipes with Photos | 11 Comments

Source:  Bake With Dates by Susan Lowenberg (http://bakewithdates.com)

Carob Crust

3/4   cup   almond meal
1/4   cup   carob powder
6    medjool dates, pitted and chopped
1     tsp   vanilla

Carob Pudding

12   medjool dates, pitted and chopped
3     cups   almond milk
1     tsp     vanilla
1/3   cup    carob powder
1/4   cup    cornstarch

Procedure

To Make the Crust

1.   Combine almond meal, 1/4 cup carob powder, 6 chopped dates, and 1 tsp. vanilla in a food processor until mixture adheres together.

2.   Spray 9″ pie pan with cooking spray.

3.   Press almond carob mixture into pie pan.

4.   Bake at 350º F for 10 minutes.  Cool.

To Make the Pudding

1.   Using a blender, puree 12 chopped dates, almond milk, 1 tsp. vanilla, 1/3 cup carob powder and cornstarch.

2.   Pour into top of double boiler and cook for about 10 minutes, stirring constantly, until the pudding is thick.

3.   Pour pudding into a bowl and cover surface with plastic wrap so a crust doesn’t form on the top as the pudding cools.

To Make the Pie

1.   When pudding and crust have cooled, pour pudding into crust.

2.   Refrigerate for several hours before serving.

Servings: 8

Oven Temperature: 350°F

Preparation Time: 20 minutes | Cooking Time: 20 minutes

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: 1 slice. Calories: 226, Fat: 3 g


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